Shirley Mooney

Shirley Mooney

Lower Hutt, New Zealand / Quilter, fabric artist
Shirley Mooney
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Using pearle 8 cotton thread to quilt 3 concentric circles inside the circles and then two lines of quilting to highlight the "diamonds" in-between the circles...  Not the best picture, but you get the idea!  blogged here

Using pearle 8 cotton thread to quilt 3 concentric circles inside the circles and then two lines of quilting to highlight the "diamonds" in-between the circles... Not the best picture, but you get the idea! blogged here

reinforcing technique for handknit areas you know will get a lot of wear - an ounce of prevention and all that.

reinforcing technique for handknit areas you know will get a lot of wear - an ounce of prevention and all that.

Technique: Russian join method - Easy! No weaving in ends, no knots, especially good for fine-weight yarn, & conserve yarn with very little waste. . . . . ღTrish W ~ http://www.pinterest.com/trishw/ . . . . #crochet #technique #join

Technique: Russian join method - Easy! No weaving in ends, no knots, especially good for fine-weight yarn, & conserve yarn with very little waste. . . . . ღTrish W ~ http://www.pinterest.com/trishw/ . . . . #crochet #technique #join

Interesting blog with lots of tips on mattress stitch, short rows, etc. plus links to free knit toy patterns like a baby-sized football!

Interesting blog with lots of tips on mattress stitch, short rows, etc. plus links to free knit toy patterns like a baby-sized football!

This is an almost invisible seaming technique. Looks easier than Kirchener seaming. I'm going to give it a try. Anonyknits: Seaming: Better Than You Remembered

This is an almost invisible seaming technique. Looks easier than Kirchener seaming. I'm going to give it a try. Anonyknits: Seaming: Better Than You Remembered